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The Great Escape

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Fun virus room, possible for 2 experience players

My better half and I played the virus room. The room was meant for at least 3 people but we were... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Nandin D
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile
Challenging but clever, intricate and rewarding

Group of 6 attempted (and vanquished!) the Scourge of Humanity room with <1 minute to spare. No... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Europe's 1st Steampunk Escape Room THE GAME - THE IDEA In our Escape Game you will have to find hints, solve riddles, open locks - and most importantly have fun! 60 minutes are at your team's disposal, to riddle your way out of our room. ESCAPE ROOM...more
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Venloer Str. 440 | in the Toskana-Passage, 50825 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 1573 9104623
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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

My better half and I played the virus room. The room was meant for at least 3 people but we were only 2. I wrote to the owner beforehand and he was very kind to accommodate us, recommending which room to choose that was still...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nandin D
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Group of 6 attempted (and vanquished!) the Scourge of Humanity room with <1 minute to spare. No issues with English/German in terms of solving the clues or communicating with the quizmaster. Made to feel welcome, and really enjoyed the alternative steampunk decor in and outside...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DrAdz_25
Reviewed 16 March 2018

this is an amazing escape room for both teenagers and adults. We did the circus mortale room and the design and puzzles were well put together. It was quite hard and unfortunately we died in the end but it was a lot of fun trying...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

With technical surprises, experincing new challnges and great hosting we spent a game at The Great Escape in Cologne. We went to play Cricus Mortale and already did the first room with plesure. Our GameMaster Tilman was welcoming us and gudied us through the instrucation...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bastianfroehlich
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I have done 3 escape rooms so far. Two in Hamburg and The Great Escape Room in Cologne. The Great Escape Room was by far the best fro multiple reasons: • The attention detail is beyond comparison. The room has so many amazing details which...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Challenging and really difficult, I really enjoyed. My recommendation to everyone who like this types of fun.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Deni T
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I have already solved several escape games before but this one was definitely the most challenging one! Recommend :)

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Tianyi T
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went with 5 people, all croatian, and played. The riddels were so unique and intersting the whole game long. Nice Service in English, so we had no problems by rescuing the humanity. Very recommendable.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank doloilija
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is a great escape room with challenging, innovative puzzles and a wonderful decoration. If you love escape room, you will love this one. Be there or be square....

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Juergen B
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We were a group of 6, it is the first escape room any of us have ever done. I don't know how this could get any better. Very nice host, too! I recommend going without reservation. Even an hour after we were done, our brains...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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